Alicia Raimundo: "When I heard the announcement, for the first time in my life I had hope that we could actually make a mental health system that works."
The eyes of the world are on the inspectors of the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW) who have travelled from The Hague to Syria to investigate the deadly attack allegedly perpetrated by President Bashar al-Assad on his own people.
OYW Ambassador Conor Houston: "Put simply: we have not become a truly reconciled people."
Today, the Good Friday Agreement turns 20: discover the Conference setting a new tone for peacebuilding
OYW Ambassador Conor Houston tells us how Peace and Beyond can help Belfast establish itself as a global centre of expertise for building peace and reconciliation.
OYW Ambassador Francois Reyes: Why is it that we see so much anger towards young people? So much criticism?
By the force of her personality and with the aid of technology, Sinéad Burke is on a mission to change the global fashion industry for the better.
OYW Ambassador Angela Edward, who lives and was raised in Jackson, Michigan is working to improve its children’s life opportunities and their sense of connection with the wider world.
Three years ago, Joseph Sarvary and his cofounders declared their vision for an education program which could revolutionise the way children learn about the environment.
OYW Ambassador Kevin Carter: "Some teachers need to go back to being taught."
Led by OYW Ambassador Noorjahan Akbar, a group of women writers are determined not to allow the endemic violence in Afghanistan to be passed on to future generations.